Addiction is a real medical condition, and it’s important for anyone going through it to understand their options in terms of insurance and rapid detox centers. The Youtube video “A Rapid Detox Covered by Insurance?” has all the information you need so you can start your recovery. Let’s find out more!

The process of rapid opiate detoxification was created decades ago, and it involves placing the addicted person under anesthesia and using an opiate antagonist such as naloxone or naltrexone to remove the original opiates from the brain receptors. This ensures that people don’t go through painful withdrawal symptoms like other addicts in different treatment centers.

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Unfortunately, insurance companies in America believe that rapid detoxification is an experimental or not medically necessary procedure, so they don’t cover a patient’s stay in rapid detox centers. However, treatments that use anesthesia are serious with tons of risks. Additionally, doctors discover that patients would wake up in so much pain because the procedure was taxing on the body, and that’s why Dr. Coleman created a different outpatient method that is covered by some insurance.

You can watch the rest of the video for more details about rapid detox centers.